Take matters into your own hands, 1995
Playing with the idea of taking matters into your own hands, this poster suggestively informed men to protect themselves—by masturbating. With advertisements like this, the AAC promoted safer sex as erotic and enjoyable in an attempt to make it more popular.
Publisher(s): AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts
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TAKE MATTERS INTO YOUR OWN HANDS AIDS
ACTION COMMITTEE OF MASSACHUSETTS © 1995 EDUCATIONAL MESSAGE SERVICES DESIGN GRAPHIC WORKS
IT’S HAPPENED BEFORE.
You go out and have a drink or two to loosen up. Then you have a few more. Before you know it, you’re doing something you wouldn’t ordinarily do.
TONIGHT CAN BE DIFFERENT
If you’re planning to hook up, don’t drink as much. If you are drunk and horny, do yourself a favor— get home, slap in a video, and take matters into your own hands.
Use Condoms Every Single Time You Have Anal Sex
PROTECT YOURSELF AND END THE EPIDEMIC
Please Do Not Remove This Poster. Ask the management for one or call 800.235.2331
AIDS ACTION COMMITTEE HOTLINE 800.235.2331
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